SCI Laminated Columns

We Manufacture Glue Nail Laminated Columns used mostly for Post Frame, Free Stall and Barn Buildings. Bringing on Dealers, Contractors & Lumber Yard Resellers Today!

SCI Laminated Columns

We Manufacture Glue Nail Laminated Columns used mostly for Post Frame, Free Stall and Barn Buildings. Bringing on Dealers, Contractors & Lumber Yard Resellers Today!

SCI Laminated Columns

We Manufacture Glue Nail Laminated Columns used mostly for Post Frame, Free Stall and Barn Buildings. Bringing on Dealers, Contractors & Lumber Yard Resellers Today!

SCI Laminated Columns

We Manufacture Glue Nail Laminated Columns used mostly for Post Frame, Free Stall and Barn Buildings. Bringing on Dealers, Contractors & Lumber Yard Resellers Today!

SCI Laminated Columns

We Manufacture Glue Nail Laminated Columns used mostly for Post Frame, Free Stall and Barn Buildings. Bringing on Dealers, Contractors & Lumber Yard Resellers Today!

SCI Laminated Columns

We Manufacture Glue Nail Laminated Columns used mostly for Post Frame, Free Stall and Barn Buildings. Bringing on Dealers, Contractors & Lumber Yard Resellers Today!

SCI Laminated Columns

We Manufacture Glue Nail Laminated Columns used mostly for Post Frame, Free Stall and Barn Buildings. Bringing on Dealers, Contractors & Lumber Yard Resellers Today!

Column Section Dimensions

Column Width (in) x Depth (in) Cross Sectional Area (in 2 )
3-ply 2x6 4- 1 / 2 x 5- 1 / 2 24.75
4-ply 2x6 6 x 5- 1 / 2 33.00
5-ply 2x6 7- 1 / 2 x 5- 1 / 2 41.25
3-ply 2x8 4- 1 / 2 x 7- 1 / 4 33.75
4-ply 2x8 6 x 7- 1 / 4 43.50
5-ply 2x8 7- 1 / 2 x 7- 1 / 4 54.38

ALLOWABLE VERTICAL LOADS

Column Width (in) x Depth (in)
Column Width (in) x Depth (in)
3-ply 2x6 4- 1 / 2 x 5- 1 / 2
4-ply 2x6 6 x 5- 1 / 2
5-ply 2x6 7- 1 / 2 x 5- 1 / 2
3-ply 2x8 4- 1 / 2 x 7- 1 / 4
4-ply 2x8 6 x 7- 1 / 4
5-ply 2x8 7- 1 / 2 x 7- 1 / 4
Column Cross Sectional Area (in 2 )
Column Cross Sectional Area (in 2 )
3-ply 2x6 24.75
4-ply 2x6 33.00
5-ply 2x6 41.25
3-ply 2x8 33.75
4-ply 2x8 43.50
5-ply 2x8 54.38

FINGER JOINTED SPLICE

LONG LASTING QUALITY

ALLOWABLE VERTICAL LOADS

Allowable Vertical Load (lbs) for SCI Laminated Columns 8ft O/C Under Constant Wind Load of 96 lb/ft Using ASCE 7-05 Load Combinations and 160 lb/ft Using ASCE 7-10 Load Combinations
Sidewall Height (ft) 12 14 16 18 20 22
Eave Condition I II I II I II I II I II I II
3 ply 2x6 12,800 10,800 6,800 6,000 3,200 3,200 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
4 ply 2x6 22,400 17,200 13,600 10,8000 8,4000 6,400 4,400 3,600 N/A N/A N/A N/A
5 ply 2x6 30.800 20,800 20,000 15,200 12,800 10,000 8,000 6,400 N/A N/A N/A N/A
3 ply 2x8 36,400 22,400 24,000 17,200 16,000 12,400 11,600 8,800 8,400 6,000 6,800 4,400
4 ply 2x8 49,200 31,200 35,200 22,800 24,800 16,400 17,200 12,000 12,000 8,000 8,400 6,400
5 ply 2x8 61,200 38,800 47,600 28,400 34,400 21,200 24,800 6,000 18,000 11,600 13,200 8,400
Allowable Vertical Load (lbs) for SCI Laminated Columns 8ft O/C Under Constant Wind Load of 96 lb/ft Using ASCE 7-05 Load Combinations and 160 lb/ft Using ASCE 7-10 Load Combinations
Sidewall Height (ft) 12
Eave ConditionIII
3 ply 2x6 12,800 10,800
4 ply 2x6 22,400 17,200
5 ply 2x6 30.800 20,800
3 ply 2x8 36,400 22,400
4 ply 2x8 49,200 31,200
5 ply 2x8 61,200 38,800
Sidewall Height (ft) 14
Eave ConditionIII
3 ply 2x6 6,800 6,000
4 ply 2x6 13,600 10,800
5 ply 2x6 20,000 15,200
3 ply 2x8 24,000 17,200
4 ply 2x8 35,200 22,800
5 ply 2x8 47,600 28,400
Sidewall Height (ft) 16
Eave ConditionIII
3 ply 2x6 3,200 3,200
4 ply 2x6 8,400 6,400
5 ply 2x6 12,800 10,000
3 ply 2x8 16,000 12,400
4 ply 2x8 24,800 16,400
5 ply 2x8 34,400 21,200
Sidewall Height (ft) 18
Eave ConditionIII
3 ply 2x6 N/A N/A
4 ply 2x6 4,400 3,600
5 ply 2x6 8,000 6,400
3 ply 2x8 11,600 8,800
4 ply 2x8 17,200 12,000
5 ply 2x8 24,800 6,000
Sidewall Height (ft) 20
Eave ConditionIII
3 ply 2x6 N/A N/A
4 ply 2x6 N/A N/A
5 ply 2x6 N/A N/A
3 ply 2x8 8,400 6,000
4 ply 2x8 12,000 8,000
5 ply 2x8 18,000 11,600
Sidewall Height (ft) 22
Eave ConditionIII
3 ply 2x6 N/A N/A
4 ply 2x6 N/A N/A
5 ply 2x6 N/A N/A
3 ply 2x8 6,800 4,400
4 ply 2x8 8,400 6,400
5 ply 2x8 13,200 8,400